Ode to Death, Op.38 (Holst, Gustav)

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Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1919).
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Misc. Notes The British Library, London (GB-Lbl): Add MS 57887
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Arranger Jane Joseph (1892–1929)
Vally Lasker (1885–1978)
Editor First edition
Language English
Publisher. Info. London: Novello & Co., Ltd., 1922. Plate 14880.
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Work Title Ode to Death
Alternative. Title
Composer Holst, Gustav
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.38; H.144
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGH 24
Key A minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Adagio
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1919
First Publication. 1922 - London: Novello & Co., Ltd.
Librettist Walt Whitman
Language English
Dedication To C.G.C. and the others
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voices: mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets (A), 2 bassoons
4 horns (F), 2 trumpets (C), 3 trombones
timpani, celesta, harp, organ, strings
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